Minimum of 1-3 years of relevant work experience or higher education teaching experience. An equivalent combination of relevant work experience and education may be substituted. May have familiarity with higher education, curriculum planning, best teaching practices; or a record of excellence in teaching. Must have knowledge of electrical, electronics, and computer engineering, specifically, in the following sub-disciplines – electrical circuits, printed circuit board (PCB) design, analog and digital telecommunications, advanced digital design, wireless networks, VLSI, VHDL, FPGA or a closely related field. Must be able to teach related coursework in electronics and computer engineering technology. Must have the ability to work “hands on” with engineering instrumentation and testing devices. Need to have a working knowledge of National Instruments – Multisim, PCB Design, Quartus, and other related software/hardware tools. Must have the ability to program in a high-level, general purpose hardware related computer language. Must have excellent communication skills and a strong commitment to undergraduate education.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
This position is a 1 academic year nine month appointment. It requires the candidate to teach traditional (lab based) and online courses. Please note: This position is for one year with the possibility of renewal.
Other Specifications/Instructions for the Position:
Those interested in the position should submit all application materials to https://shsu.peopleadmin.com. This includes the online application, letter of interest, curriculum vita, and copies of transcripts of all university work (official transcripts will be required prior to hiring). Three reference letters will be required to be submitted prior to interview for selected candidates. Review of applications will begin January 2, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.
Internal Number: 25271
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 140 years, Sam Houston State University (SHSU) has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The measure of a Life is its Service," echoes across SHSU's eight colleges and beyond campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. SHSU is an inclusive institution whose mission is to provide high quality education, scholarship, and service to student and to regional, state, national and international constituencies.
SHSU offers over 90 bachelor degree programs, over 55 masters and 11 doctoral programs, including the nation’s first PhD in Forensic Science, SHSU offers an exceptional college experience. SHSU is classified as a "Doctoral Research University" by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education. The Chronicle of Higher Education named Sam Houston State University among the nation's best universities to work for in nine consecutive years "Great Colleges to Work For" survey results.
SHSU is a university that thinks big but feels small. With a student population of over 21,500 students, SHSU prides itself with creating a close community. Located in the "piney wood" region of East Texas,... Huntsville is less than an hour's drive north of Houston, which enables the university community to maintain a small town atmosphere with easy access to the nation's fourth largest metropolitan area.
Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace.
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